Jan 22, 2013 2:00am PST
, happy or sad, yeah. whether times are good or bad, happy or sad, yeah. together ♪ >> jennifer, jennifer hudson, serenading president obama and first lady michelle obama as they danced tonight at the official inaugural ball, and the first lady wearing a custom-made ring by jewelry designer kim mcdonald, shoes designed by jimmy choo. at the end of the inaugural festivities, the accompanying accessories will go to the national archive. archives. "first look" is up next. >>> good tuesday morning. some of the best and most memorable moments from president obama's second inauguration. >>> england's prince harry speaks out on his family, killing taliban insurgents and those naked pictures. >>> and nasty weather hitting much of the country straight ahead on "first look." >>> good morning. as washington catches its collective breath from the pomp and pageanpageantry, this morni questions about the debt ceiling, gun control and how to get congress to work together. we'll get to that. but last night it was all about celebrating the second term of the 44th president of the united states of america.
Jan 22, 2013 4:00pm PST
, whitney houston did it, jennifer hudson's done it, the e street band did it when springsteen played at the super bowl last time and they're one of the tightest bands around. i don't think it hurt her reputation. many in the industry know this is just what has to happen at a live televised event, and she already has such a stellar reputation as a singer, i would be surprised if this actually hurt her. >> it's a pretty amazing thing. i have to say watching it and rewatching it again at the moment everyone said maybe because her mouth is so close behind the mike, that's lip syncing. who knows? if she can lip sync that well, she's even more amazing. >> exactly. >> thanks to both of you. everyone, let us know what you think about beyonce. next a recap of the best moment at least i thought from yesterday's inauguration and why, well, we're going to tell you why this moment was so important. a new look in this country. you kind of go like this and i'll tell you why. lots of thing. all waking up. connecting to the global phenomenon we call the internet of everything. ♪ it's going to be am
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
, michelle obama. ♪ i, i'm so in love with you >> jennifer hudson wasn't the only one serenading the president and first lady. you had stevie wonder, john legend, and alicia keys among the other performers last night. here's aleasicia keys with a special version of her hit, "girl on fire." ♪ he's the president and he's on fire ♪ ♪ hotter than a fantasy ♪ obama's on fire ♪ obama's on fire >> nbc's peter alexander is live at the white house now. now, peter, i understand you have a song prepared for us. >> reporter: yeah, no, i was just going to perform for you. actually, i'm glad my mic wasn't hot about 45 seconds ago. you know, you were talking about the president speaking about climate change yesterday, the climate change overnight, we're hovering in the low 20s. we're fortunate, or the inaugural planners are, that this thing didn't have to take place about 24 hours later. >> when i watched out of the house this morning, 16 balmy degrees. now, peter, let's talk about yesterday. a huge day in washington, a huge day for the president. let's talk about how he handled yeste
Jan 22, 2013 3:00am PST
: and jennifer hudson later at night. >>brian: plus they had a poet. it was a long poem. 26 minutes before the top of the hour. an extreme weather alert. an iconic sports stadium right now in ruins. a roof panel at the silver dome in michigan left at that shredded because of wind and snow. the roof was deflated because of a renovation project. a wild day in that region. maria molina live in the weather center. >>maria: bitterly cold across places in the midwest, great lakes and the northeast. we're starting to feel impacts of this cold air digging out from canada across the i-95 corridor in places like new york city and boston. it's currently 1 degree in chicago, 8 degrees in cleveland. in minneapolis 9 degrees below zero for your current temperature. that is your actual temperature on the thermometer. not your wind chill. factor in the wind and it feels closer. minnesota feels like 26 below degrees. 29 below in fargo and almost 40 below in international falls. dangerously cold conditions if you're not properly bundled up. feels like 6 degrees in philadelphia and 12 below zero in buffalo.
Jan 22, 2013 1:00pm PST
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